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School board looking for community feedback on superintendent search
Morris Area schools tax levy to decrease in 2015
Update: Assistant Stevens County attorney killed in crash following high-speed chase
Hancock school board addresses the MSHSL policy on transgender athletes
Four Tigers place at Big Bear
Tigers take third at Milbank Invite
Tigers improve at home triangular
Morris edged by Melrose
Melrose tops Tigers
Talking it over: Remember what Christmas is about
Talking it over: When children are quiet
Echo Press: Watch out for scammers posing as tech experts
Colleen Landkamer: Getting covered is good for rural Minnesota families
Letter: Shutting down chimes is bowing to the minority
Samuel Louis Ver Steeg
Area Student Accomplishments 122014
Leah Donna Hopkins
Open Houses 121314
Stevens County farmland value increases slowing
For these kids, stimulus was a blessing
Andy Elwood and Ibrahim Warsame showed off a table full of fresh vegetables at the Becker Market Thursday afternoon. They were proud of the...
news / government
August 25, 2009 - 8:00am
March 19, 2009
MnDOT announces bid results for first 11 Greater Minnesota federal stimulus transportation projects
The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced the contractors who submitted the apparent lowest bids to build 11 road and bridge projects in Greater Minnesota with funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Bids for these projects total approximately $40 million. The...
March 19, 2009 - 11:40am
March 13, 2009
Stimulus money may have drawbacks for area schools
The federal stimulus package passed last month by Congress and signed into law by President Barack Obama looked to be a boon to area school districts on looking at the numbers alone. However, the money that schools may get could be significantly lower than initially estimated, because...
news / education
March 13, 2009 - 2:14pm
March 3, 2009
Federal money reduces state budget shortfall
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Minnesota budget writers are thanking Washington today as finance officials announce the state deficit actually dropped from what was expected - thanks to an economic stimulus package. The deficit now is expected to be $4.57 billion...
March 3, 2009 - 11:44am
February 25, 2009
Pawlenty announces stimulus road projects
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Federal economic stimulus money will provide $180 million for 60 Minnesota transportation projects outside the Twin Cities. Gov. Tim Pawlenty flew around the state Wednesday announcing his plans for highway construction, paving, bridge...
February 25, 2009 - 12:29pm
February 17, 2009
Peterson: Stimulus package has too much in tax cuts
The $789 billion economic stimulus package President Barack Obama signed today contains too much in tax cuts, says U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, DFL-7th District. The House Agriculture Committee chairman explained why he voted against the stimulus package Monday night to Beltrami County...
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
Schools could get boost from 'stimulus'
The federal stimulus package that was passed by the U.S.
news / education
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Recovery bill divides Peterson, Oberstar
ST. PAUL - An economic stimulus package that would send $4.5 billion to Minnesota deeply divided two of the state's most powerful politicians. "It...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 24, 2009
Feds could help, not solve, deficit
Gov. Tim Pawlenty is trying to tamper expectations that a federal economic stimulus package could significantly ease Minnesota's budget problems. Pawlenty said the state could receive more than $3 billion if the U.S. House version of an economic stimulus bill passes Congress and...
January 24, 2009 - 12:00am